Syrian airstrikes on rebel-held Ghouta kill family of 9 amid reports of chemical attack

Syrian airstrikes on rebel-held Ghouta kill family of 9 amid reports of chemical attack
MIDEAST-CRISIS/SYRIA-GHOUTA

A family of nine was reportedly killed in Syrian government bombardment of the rebel enclave of eastern Ghouta overnight and health authorities said several people suffered symptoms consistent with chlorine gas exposure, despite a UN Security Council resolution demanding a ceasefire.